African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 5792

Major biotic maize production stresses in Ethiopia and their management through host resistance

May 2018 - Vol 13 Num. 21

Biotic stresses are recently evolving very rapidly and posing significant yield losses of maize production in Ethiopia. A number of high yielding maize hybrids, initially developed as tolerant/resistant, have been taken out of production due to their susceptibility to major maize diseases. Furthermore, recent disease and...

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May 2018

Major biotic maize production stresses in Ethiopia and their management through host resistance

T. Keno, G. Azmach, D. Wegary, M. Worku, B. Tadesse, L. Wolde, T. Deressa, B. Abebe, T. Chibsa and L. M. Suresh  

May 2018

Defense response by inter-active bio-protector and chitosan to Sclerotium rolfsii Wilt disease on cowpea, Brazilian Oxisol

Mayane B. de Souza, Newton P. Stamford, Silva E. V Nova, Lucia R. R. Berger, Santos Carolina E. Rosalia e Silva , Antonio F. Costa and André P. F. Ferraz

May 2018

Use of biochar for increased crop yields and reduced climate change impacts from agricultural ecosystems: “Chinese farmers’ perception and adoption strategy”

Grace Wanjiru Kibue

May 2018

Determinants of mobile phones usage in sweet potato vine business in Gulu district northern Uganda

Ronald Obong, Basil Mugonola and David Paul Phillips  

May 2018

Effects of biochar and gypsum soil amendments on groundnut (Arachis hypogaea L.) dry matter yield and selected soil properties under water stress

Munsanda Ngulube, Alice Mutiti Mweetwa, Elijah Phiri, Samuel Christopher Muriu Njoroge, Hendrix Chalwe, Victor Shitumbanuma and Rick Lynn Brandenburg

July 2013

Drug bioavailability and traditional medicaments of commercially available papaya: A review

P. L. Saran and Ravish Choudhary

November 2013

South African seaweed aquaculture: A sustainable development example for other African coastal countries

Albert O. Amosu, Deborah V. Robertson-Andersson, Gavin W. Maneveldt, Robert J. Anderson and John J. Bolton

November 2013

Agricultural income, land size and food insecurity in Pakistan

Bilal Ahmed

September 2013

Growth, yield and economics of baby corn (Zea mays L.) as influenced by Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) practices

Ajaz A. Lone, B. A. Allai and F. A. Nehvi

October 2014

Influence of physical protectors with different filters on the initial development of Peltophorum dubium (Spreng.) Taub seedlings

Jeferson Klein, João Domingos Rodrigues, Vandeir Francisco Guimarães,Leandro Rampim, Débora Kestring, Daniel Schwantes, Rubens Fey, Valdemir Aleixo, Alfredo Richart, Michelli Carline Ferronato and Augustinho Borsoi

September 2013

Growth, yield and economics of baby corn (Zea mays L.) as influenced by Integrated Nutrient Management (INM) practices

Ajaz A. Lone, B. A. Allai and F. A. Nehvi

September 2013

Effects of aqueous extract of Ricinus communis on radial growth of Alternaria solani

Bayaso I., Nahunnaro H., and D. M. Gwary

September 2013

Tests confirm suitability of Ugandan soils for commercial growing of Artemisia annua Linn

Byamugisha Tarsisius, Byamukama Robert and Ntale Muhammad

September 2013

Identification and evaluation of sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (l.) moench) germplasm from Eastern Kenya

Catherine W. Muui, Reuben M. Muasya and Duncan T. Kirubi

September 2013

Investigation of respiratory viruses in camel slaughtered at Addis Ababa Akaki Abattoir, Ethiopia

Gelagay Ayelet, Wosenne Negash, Tesfaye Sisay, Shiferaw Jenberie and Esayas Gelaye